Youth and Family Programs

NEW SPRING PARK PROGRAMS 

FREE - SPACES LIMITED - PREREGISTER 614-863-0121

Primitive Skills: The Bow Drill

Saturday, March 3, 2018 1:30-3:00pm

Location:  Meet at the Front Door to Whitehall Community Park Activity Center, 402 N. Hamilton Rd.

Ages 10+

Come and make your own primitive fire starter, a bow drill. Learn one of the oldest ways to start a fire while learning basic fire safety.

Snacks and Hot Beverages Provided

Walk With a Ranger

Saturday, March 17, 2018 1:00-2:00pm

Location:  Meet at the Front Door to Whitehall Community Park Activity Center, 402 N. Hamilton Rd.

All Ages 

Explore Whitehall Community Park, learn about the past present and future changes that impact this hidden gem in Whitehall!

Skins and Skulls

Saturday, March 31, 2018 1:00-2:00pm

Location: Meet at the Front Door to Whitehall Community Park Activity Center, 402 N. Hamilton Rd.

All Ages

Students will learn about native organisms and get to touch and see the anatomy of  animals in their parks!

Painting in the Park

Saturday, April 7, 2018 1:00-3:00pm

Location: Meet at the Front Door to Whitehall Community Park Activity Center, 402 N. Hamilton Rd.

All Ages

We bring back our Painting in the Park series. Supplies will be provided or you can bring your own personal supplies.

Walk With a Ranger

Saturday, April 28, 2018 1:00-2:00pm

Location: Meet at the Front Door to Whitehall Community Park Activity Center, 402 N. Hamilton Rd.

All Ages

Explore Whitehall Community Park, learn about the past present and future changes that impact this hidden gem in Whitehall.


YMCA Partner Programs

Check out amazing after-school programs offered in partnership through the YMCA, Whitehall City Schools and Parks and Recreation.

Spaces are limited in all programs.

Questions? Call Joanna Heck at (614) 999-5859 or email jheck@ymcacolumbus.org

YClub

After school for kindergarten through 5th grade students at C. Ray Williams Early Childhood Center from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. daily. Homework help is provided for 20-30 minutes. Ongoing enrollment; spring 2017 rate: $45/week.

Afterschool Enrichment Program

2nd grade through middle school students at multiple schools from 3:00 - 5:30 p.m. daily. Homework help, tutoring and food provided for participants. Sign up prior to November, annually.

After-School Middle School and High School Study Tables and Meals

Offered for the first hour after school. High school students can also stay for an additional hour on select days.